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Danielle Pesta is the digital editor for PMP magazine and its parent company, North Coast Media. She can be reached at or 216-363-7928.

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North Carolina battles mosquitoes after hurricane Posted on 05 Oct 2018 in the Crawling the Web categories.

After Hurricane Florence blew through North Carolina, flooding took over parts of the state. Almost two weeks later, the flooding has led to a mosquito infestation in the region. The... Read more»

Leave wildlife control to the pros, so they say Posted on 26 Sep 2018 in the Crawling the Web & Wildlife categories.

A Cleveland Browns fan caught an opossum that was lose in First Energy Stadium after searching for a how-to video on YouTube. Read more»

Over 7,000 rare insects stolen from Philadelphia Insectarium Posted on 18 Sep 2018 in the Crawling the Web & featured categories.

The Philadelphia Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion was started in an exterminator's storefront window. Read more»

A different take on bird control Posted on 06 Sep 2018 in the Birds & Crawling the Web & Crows & featured categories.

Trash-collecting birds are part of the answer for cleaning up cigarette butts at an amusement park in France. Read more»

‘Eating Insects’ conference hosted at UGA Posted on 23 Aug 2018 in the Crawling the Web & featured categories.

UGA hosted the Eating Insects national conference, an annual gathering by the North American Coalition for Insect Agriculture. Read more»

Wire-chewing woodchuck caught in police parking lot Posted on 26 Jun 2018 in the Crawling the Web & featured & Pest Talk & Rodents & Woodchucks categories.

Employees at the Madison Police Department had an unexpected culprit causing havoc in their parking lot. Read more»

Quiz: Test your knowledge of mosquito facts Posted on 19 Jun 2018 in the featured & Mosquitoes categories.

Test you knowledge on these disease-ridden pests. Read more»

Star Wars inspires insect illustrations Posted on 31 May 2018 in the Crawling the Web & Pest Talk categories.

An illustration project turns the characters from Star Wars into a collection of imaginary insects. Read more»

Florida county to use drones for battling mosquitoes Posted on 24 May 2018 in the Crawling the Web & Mosquitoes & Pest Talk categories.

Lee County, Florida, was selected by the federal government to test and use drone technology for pest control management. Read more»